Recently in the spotlight for the release of his latest solo album The closer to the fountain, the purer the flow of currentThe musician took advantage of an interview on Apple Music to unveil particularly exciting news for all fans of the legendary British band with a distinct visual world.
The group is currently working on an animated film with characters developed by illustrator Jimmy Hewlett, a man to whom we owe Gorillaz’ aesthetics since its inception. The founder of the group specifies that he will collaborate with the giant Netflix to carry out this production. Regarding the progress of the project, the artist testifies:
“We have a writing session in Miami. It’s very exciting. It’s something we’ve been wanting to do for a long time. This movie has come a long way.”
The group’s head of thinking is pleased to collaborate with the broadcast giant, declaring:
“Aside from being Hollywood royalty, it’s really amazing that they can do anything now. They really are an amazing creative team, but I obviously can’t say enough about it. […]. I see a lot of people these days making animated clips, but I think they haven’t quite reached the quality of our videos. We’re getting close to the Ghibli world.”
No release date or script has been announced.
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